from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Variant of likable.
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- adj. Alternative spelling of likable.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. See likable
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See likable, likableness.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings
- adj. easy to like; agreeable
Ok that sounds good, just remember that Riley still has to be a little likeable from the beginning.
KF: It is quite hard to create tension in likeable characters but life (or the plot) will often do it.
Harry, although once again more likeable, is still a right prat.
I think the way to make sardonic likeable is not make him sardonic 24/7 (it’s how I get away with it), make him generally nice, but frequently give him sardonic lines.
Also she's not terribly likeable, which is very refreshing for a central disabled character.
In the Senedd he became known as a likeable AM, whose bluff exterior hid a surprisingly keen political mind.
He is competent and likeable, which is one reason I initially doubted he would win.
I think he has the kind of likeable charm and slight awkardness that would be perfect ...
(Hollywood, I fear, will soften the character and make her more "likeable," which will ruin her utterly).
Well, he seems "likeable" enough to me ... but his agenda?